Police in Lusaka have summoned Oracle Media Productions Managing Director Mutinta Mazoka M’membe. Oracle Media is the company behind the publication of The Mast Newspaper which has replaced the Post Newspapers which folded recently after it was placed under provisional liquidation. Read More
INSPECTOR-GENERAL of Police Stella Libongani says Government will build 10,000 houses for police officers.
“Through their service, on numerous occasions, which cannot be outlined, lives have been saved and property protected; crime has been detected and offenders brought to book. By this, communities have been made more secure resulting in individual development and the country economically through local and foreign investment,” Read More
MEMBERS of Parliament (MPs) should not be curtailed by police from interacting with their constituents on the basis of not notifying them as required under the Public Order Act, Speaker of the National Assembly Dr Patrick Matibini has said.
………..“Honorable members based on the Ministerial statement, it is clear that MPs are free to go to their constituencies anytime they so wish to carry out functions of their office which includes having meetings with constituents and this does not require them to give the seven days’ notice to the police as provided for under the Public Order Act,”Read More
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A 23-YEAR-OLD woman of Mukanda village in Chief Mabumba’s area has drowned after jumping into Mansa River in a bid to escape the wrath of the owner of a cassava field from which she was allegedly caught stealing.
And a man of Mpulungu is admitted to hospital after being shot in the buttocks and knees by his acquaintance in unclear circumstances. Read More
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a 22-year-old woman of Kitwe has allegedly been gang-raped by six men who waylaid and dragged her into an unfinished building around 22:00 hours, Copperbelt commissioner of police Joyce Kasosa has said. Read More
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A 15-year old boy shocked people when he was discovered to have travelled from Lundazi to Lusaka on a bus chassis. The visibly distressed, soiled and hungry Frederick Mbewe was discovered by taxi drivers who were offloading luggage from the bus at Juldan Mortars bus stop along Lusaka’s Freedom Way. Read More
THREE people have been arrested for possession of more than K1, 000 counterfeit notes, the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has said. This was during a joint operation between the DEC and the Zambia Police in Kasama in Northern Province. Read more: http://www.times.co.zm/?p=27977
An 80 year old woman of Mwinilunga District in Chief Kakoma’s area has been beaten to death while her alleged accomplice is nursing serious injuries after a mob descended on them on suspicion of practicing witchcraft. Read more
A 40-YEAR-OLD widow of Mervin Kaufman of Chingola has told the Kitwe Magistrate’s Court that she only learnt that her husband was buried without his genitals after police arrested her on suspicion that she was involved in his murder. Click here for the Full Story